Matt Blaze, an expert in computer and network security, has joined Georgetown University as a Computer Science and Law professor and the Robert L. McDevitt, K.S.G., K.C.H.S. and Catherine H. McDevitt L.C.H.S. Chair. Matt comes to Georgetown from the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a Professor of Computer and Information Science.
Professor Calvin Newport and co-authors have received the Best Paper Award for their paper "On Simple Back-Off in Unreliable Radio Networks" at the 22nd International
Conference on Principles of Distributed Systems (OPODIS).